Indonesia | Labor rumbles, quiet talks underlie Freeport standoff

Labor rumbles, quiet talks underlie Freeport standoff

Indonesia and the US miner have made progress in behind-the-scenes negotiations to end an impasse over the future of the world’s most profitable mine

Jakarta, May 3, 2017 3:03 PM (UTC+8)
Indonesian workers wear masks as they march during a May Day rally in Jakarta, Indonesia, May 1, 2017. Photo: Reuters/Beawiharta
Indonesian workers wear masks as they march during a May Day rally in Jakarta, Indonesia, May 1, 2017. Photo: Reuters/Beawiharta